Review Category : Daily Run

Nike Zoom Kobe Bryant IV NBA Finals Edition | Detail Pics

For years now, Kobe Bryant has been on the hunt for his fourth cookie. At this point, the Black Mamba is smelling blood. To celebrate Kobe’s quest for his fourth chip, Nike designed the Nike Zoom Kobe IV Finals Edition. Kobe officially broke them out last night en route to the Lakers 25 point win over the Magic. According to Nike, the NBA Finals Nike Zoom Kobe IV will conclude the colorways of the ZKIV that Kobe will rock.

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Nike Blazer Mid Premium Denim

Adding to the Denim Nike Terminator that we previewed a while back, Nike is scheduled to release a Denim Nike Blazer as well. The Denim Nike Blazer features several different washes of Denim including and indigo wash and a light wash on the upper. The Denim Nike Blazer also features a couple nods back to Levi’s with the brown patch on the tongue, the contrast stitching, and the red tab at the heel.

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Pietrus Doesn’t Wear Jordans Pays Tribute to Air France Flight | Magic Get Drubbed

After saying that [he was switching out of “Kobe’s Shoes” for Mike’s], Mickael Pietrus didn’t wear Air Jordans in Game 1 of the NBA Finals after all. Instead, Pietrus opted to continue rocking the Nike Hyperdunk, the sneaker he had been rocking all year and throughout the playoffs. Pietrus did personalize his Hyperdunks, adding the phrase “AF 447″ to his Hyperdunks in tribute to the Air France Flight 447 that crashed over the Atlantic ocean taking 228 lives with it. Nicknamed “Air France” himself because of his French decent and leaping ability, Pietrus made sure to pay his respects for the world to see.

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Nike City Tiempo x LIVESTRONG | The Cutters City Series

Developed specifically for the Nike Sportswear LIVESTRONG Collection, the footwear design team looked at the Nike Tiempo, first launched through the Soccer category, and enhanced the shoe with key elements to work with today’s inner city bike rider. Developed in partnership with eight bike riders from around the globe, the Nike City Tiempo was constructed with a board last, a process referencing ACG’s history. The board last translates into a stiffer construction, making the pushdown of the pedal stroke easier on the rider. Throughout the construction of the shoe, the designers have increased the density of the rubber and the derometer. Inside the shoe, the sockliner has been updated to also be a bit stiffer, giving support to the foot.

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Air Jordan Retro 1 Mid Ruff N Tuff Quai54 Edition

Jordan Brand recently released the “Ruff N Tuff” Air Jordan Retro 1 Mid in Europe as part of their ongoing collab with the French Quai54 tournament. The “Ruff N Tuff” Air Jordan Retro 1 Mid features a textured leather Laser Blue upper sitting on a White/Blue speckled midsole and a clear outsole that exposes a Kinte Cloth print underneath. The tongue features the Quai54 logo and the ankle/tongue liner also features a Kinte Cloth print.

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Nike Air Max Tailwind 2010 | Grey and Neon Colorway

Though many of us tend to focus on Nike’s ’80s/’90s retro kix, the Swoosh is still steadily banging out new joints daily. The retro Nike Air Tailwind that released earlier this year got a lot of retro heads excited, but running heads (or those who aren’t afraid to throw on something new), are looking forward to the Nike Air Max Tailwind 2010. The Nike Air Max Tailwind 2010 is one of the first 2010 sneakers to hit the Net, and, it definitely has a futuristic look to it. The Nike Air Max Tailwind 2010 features a full length Air Max unit and the “Windows” increase in size from the toe to the heel. The upper features a series of overlays around the mid foot for protection and a light breathable forefoot section. In a not to retros, this colorway of the Tailwind 2010 features the classic combo of Grey and Neon.

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